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Colgate University

Hamilton, NY 4-Year Private http://www.colgate.edu/

Colgate University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Most Selective


How hard is it to get into Colgate University ? Colgate University is a most selective institution. The Colgate University acceptance rate is 23%. This means that the institution accepts 23 out of every 100 applicants.

Colgate University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jan 14, 2020

Transfer Applications are Due

Mar 14, 2020

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Colgate University is Jan 14, 2020. There are 0 days left to apply.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications is unknown. There are 0 days left to apply.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Colgate University ACT Scores


ACT Range

31 - 34

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

34 and Above


31 to 34


31 and Less


ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Colgate University is 32. Students with an ACT score of 34 and above have a good chance of getting into Colgate University . Students with an ACT score that falls between 31 and 34 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 31 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Colgate University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1340 - 1540


Math SAT Range

670 - 770


Reading SAT Range

660 - 730

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1540 and Above


1340 to 1540


1340 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Colgate University students is 32. Applicants with SAT scores of 34 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Colgate University , while applicants with SAT scores between 31 to 34 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 31 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Colgate University .

Colgate University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Colgate University , the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.72. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.

Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment


Campus Settings

Small Town

Acceptance Rate


Tuition and Fees

In State




Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jan 14

School Info

13 Oak Dr Hamilton, NY 13346-1386

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